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Fujitsu Stylistic Q552 is another Windows tablet

07/17/2012, When it comes to the tablet market, the two main operating systems would be Android from Google and iOS from Apple. Microsoft’s Windows? Well, let us say that it has yet to make an impact, although the upcoming Microsoft Surface tablet does seem to...

Windows 8 confirmed for October release

07/09/2012, Good news for those of you looking forward to Windows 8 – we finally have a clearer idea of when the operating system will be released. Microsoft announced today during its Worldwide Partner Conference that the next version of Windows will launch...

Samsung working on Windows RT tablet?

07/09/2012, We have had word that Dell and HP are working on a Windows RT tablet (according to Digitimes, whose track record in terms of accuracy has not exactly been the best to date), although there was also word that there is HP might be ditching plans for a...

Microsoft’s PC partners clueless about Surface tablet

06/20/2012, We first heard about the rumor surrounding Microsoft’s rather “mysterious” event last week. As it turned out, Microsoft unveiled its Surface tablet that almost caught everybody off-guard. While everything about Microsoft’s tablet...

Microsoft lets you upgrade to Windows 8 Pro for just $14

06/01/2012, How far does $14 get you these days? When it comes to mileage, not very far with the ever increasing price of fuel, and filling up your stomach with $14 worth of food is not going to do much, unless you decide to stuff yourself with fast food deals. Well,...

Skype 5.9 for Windows hotfix released

05/08/2012, Skype has just introduced a hotfix to Skype 5.9 for Windows, where this hot release build will offer a fix for issues that affect the signing in process for a handful of users. Of course, if Microsoft (and any other software provider for that matter) has...

Folders for Windows offers more freedom in Windows Phone 7

05/03/2012, Yes, hold your horses – Windows Phone 8, or Apollo as it is nicknamed, is still not ready for prime time action just yet, so the current version of Windows Phone 7 will just have to do at the moment. While the Windows Phone platform has a rather...

Microsoft releases Windows Games Diagnose and Fix Software

05/01/2012,   Are you experiencing issues when playing games on your Windows PC? The list of issues can be quite long. From online games that just would not launch, to games crashing on your PC, it’s a not-so-comfortable situation to be in. While the...

One out of five Macs has malware… Windows malware [research]

04/25/2012, Sophos, a world-leading developer and vendor of security software and hardware, said on Tuesday that a high level of malware has been discovered on Mac computers. Based on the research conducted by the Sophos team, one in every five Mac computers has...

Windows 8, Windows 8 Pro and Windows RT announced

04/16/2012, Microsoft has just announced that they will be offering different editions of Windows 8 when the operating system hits the market, and this is where you come up with the “You don’t say?” look. Don’t you just love it that back in...

Google Chrome OS to resemble Windows more and more

04/10/2012, The Google Chrome operating system is said to be getting closer and closer to the Windows platform rather than a browser in due time, having introduced its latest developer version that will also carry the first major redesign of the operation system’s...

Windows Vista to end Mainstream Support soon

04/09/2012, If you happen to use Windows XP and Office 2003, you should be informed that all support for both pieces of software will dry up in a couple of years’ time. As for mainstream support for another two entities, Windows Vista and Office 2007, those...

Bing Desktop Beta from Microsoft

04/04/2012, Microsoft has released what seems very close to be a beta version of Bing Desktop. Just what is Bing Desktop, you ask? Well, this is actually a combination search toolbar and desktop manager that is meant for the Windows 7 operating system, and the folks...